Dark corners of my mind – Solo Backpacking in Point Reyes

“How was your backpacking trip this weekend?” “I hated it.” No, seriously. I’m glad I did it, perfectly happy with the experience afterward, but a solo backpacking trip to Point Reyes revealed several interesting things to me – one of them being that I don’t like backpacking alone. I’m perfectly happy on the trail, but … Continue reading Dark corners of my mind – Solo Backpacking in Point Reyes

Lazy days in Carmel, CA

A cool-off was calling and Carmel answered. As Fourth of July loomed, I saw the forecast and got out of dodge just in time to enjoy brisk ocean breezes and temperatures. Not much of a post here, other than enjoying what Carmel-by-the-Sea had to offer; shops, restaurants, a quaint hotel, and easy access to HWY … Continue reading Lazy days in Carmel, CA